Rockingham County Police Department

Find Rockingham County Virginia state and local police departments, precincts, stations, auxillary police, police officers, chiefs, and detectives. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, police dispatch, police impounds, and police services.


Bridgewater Police Department 201 Green Street Bridgewater VA 22812 540-828-2611


Dayton Police Department 125 Eastview Street Dayton VA 22821 540-879-2161

Elkton Police Department 173 West Spotswood Avenue Elkton VA 22827 540-298-9441

Grottoes Police Department 601 Dogwood Avenue Grottoes VA 24441 540-249-5707

Massanutten Police Department 1735 Massanutten Drive Massanutten VA 22840 540-289-9431

What does it mean for a Police Department to be accredited?

Accredited Police Departments have gone through the accrediting process of the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). CALEA is a non-profit professional organization that assesses the policies and procedures of law enforcement agencies. Accredited Police Departments are considered to have implemented best practices in law enforcement.

What is Community Policing?

Community Policing is an approach to public safety that involves building relationships between the Police and individuals and groups in a community to help solve problems and prevent crime. Community Policing is intended to be proactive in nature by addressing social disorder and other causes of crime.

What kinds of special purpose districts have Police Departments?

In addition to state, county, and local Police forces, states often confer police powers to other government agencies and entities. Special purpose Police Departments are commonly found at universities and colleges, transit authorities, port authorities, airports, and conservation agencies.